ADVANCING THE CONVERSATION ON DIVERSITY, EQUITY,
AND INCLUSION IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND BEYOND

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COVID-19, Racialized Disease, and the Yellow Peril

Accused of carrying the coronavirus, a Chinese American high school student in California was beaten so badly by peers that he needed to be...

Universities Commemorate MLK Day by Reflecting on the Past and Present

College and university communities across the United States came together for Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day to honor MLK’s role in America’s long...

Texas A&M University Encourages Communal Accountability for Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity Champions exemplify an unyielding commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout their campus communities, across academic programs, and at the highest administrative levels. INSIGHT...

Comprehensive Report Reveals New Insights about Diversity in Higher Ed

The American Council on Education (ACE) recently released a report on race and ethnicity in higher education in the United States. According to ACE,...

The Public Relations Industry Is Too White and the Solution Starts...

Imagine there’s a public crisis in the city of Hialeah in Miami-Dade County, Fla., where 96 percent of the community identifies as Hispanic or Latinx....

Student Affairs Profession Offers Gender Equity, Better Opportunities for Women

According to a recent study conducted by the College and University Professional Association (CUPA), women who work in student affairs tend to enjoy more...

Disadvantaged by Race: Eliminating Perceptions of Bias in the College Admissions...

One of most unusual queries that Sally Rubenstone, senior adviser for the college admissions counseling company College Confidential, ever received came from a young...

Research Aims to Improve Experiences of Marginalized Groups

As the national conversation on race and diversity continues to expand and diverge, colleges and universities are beginning to support scholarship in these areas...

Report Reveals Lack of Diversity in Nation’s Most Powerful Roles

The New York Times published an article Monday that reveals diversity statistics of the most powerful people in American culture, government, education, and business....

News Media May Negatively Impact Racial Bias, Study Suggests

A recent study by researchers at the University of Houston (UH) suggests that long-term exposure to the news may have a negative impact on...